need separation of clerics and State in Israel. each of us can decide privately how to live our jewishness but the State has no business imposing any view, haredi or liberal, with its police power. nepotism, patronage, corruption, power and arrogance are the necessary result of state funded and enforced religion and state imposed clerics.
At least 21 killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan (DPA)
from the article: U.S. Jews: Pray for pluralism at the Wall